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A huge piece of black court plaister hid the wound on his swollen lip, a cup of tisane stood upon the table.
He had nearly bitten his swollen tongue in two falling over an unseen peat-cutting, and blood-flecked foam gathered on his lips.
But her bare and swollen feet caused her such pain that she fell on her knees, sobbing most pitifully.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
He crossed the Tyne at Haltwhistle fords, losing many men in the swollen river.
To-day the frost is so intense that the noses of the Muscovites risk becoming swollen and frost-bitten.
The hair was deep black, thick, and frizzled; the skull broad and high; the lips full and swollen.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
What in the world is the matter—am I all swollen—could it be due to having eaten too many mushrooms?
He drew out of the swollen leather bag a stone as big as a small marble, and held it out.
THE BAG OF DIAMONDSGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
He stood for an instant without moving, his huge fists clinched, his mouth swollen with anger.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
When Sanny Robertson came home that afternoon, he found Mag with swollen lips and half closed eyes and a face bruised all over.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH

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